The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Law in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Law over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Law
Rank 78 80 106
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +26
Permanent jobs citing Law 47 37 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.58% 2.06% 0.59%
As % of the General category 7.34% 4.53% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32 35 9
Average salary £33,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.03% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,400 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Law
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
640 816 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.16% 45.54% 39.85%
Number of salaries quoted 480 736 495
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,900 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Law
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Law Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Law
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region.

Law Salary Trend in Birmingham

Law
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Law across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Law Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Law
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law.

1 39 (45.35%) ITIL
2 37 (43.02%) Transition Management
3 32 (37.21%) Business Development
4 23 (26.74%) PRINCE2
5 20 (23.26%) Windows
5 20 (23.26%) Windows 7
5 20 (23.26%) Legal
6 19 (22.09%) ITSM
6 19 (22.09%) Service Management
6 19 (22.09%) SQL Server
6 19 (22.09%) Active Directory
6 19 (22.09%) Blackberry
7 18 (20.93%) ISEB
8 17 (19.77%) Project Management
8 17 (19.77%) C#
9 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
10 14 (16.28%) PRINCE
10 14 (16.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 14 (16.28%) HTML
10 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
10 14 (16.28%) Workflow
10 14 (16.28%) Degree
11 12 (13.95%) Life Science
11 12 (13.95%) jQuery
11 12 (13.95%) SCCM
11 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
11 12 (13.95%) PHP
11 12 (13.95%) CSS
12 11 (12.79%) Time Management
12 11 (12.79%) Service Delivery

Law
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Law also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Law. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.98%) MS Exchange
1 6 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2000
1 6 (6.98%) WorkSite
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Office
2 6 (6.98%) MS Visio
2 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.65%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.98%) 3G
1 6 (6.98%) VPN
2 2 (2.33%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.65%) MS Access
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.16%) MySQL
General
1 20 (23.26%) Legal
2 8 (9.30%) Finance
3 7 (8.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.16%) Retail
4 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 33 (38.37%) Transition Manager
2 19 (22.09%) Developer
3 13 (15.12%) Service Manager
3 13 (15.12%) Service Transition Manager
4 12 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support
4 12 (13.95%) Team Leader
4 12 (13.95%) Support Team Leader
4 12 (13.95%) Desktop Support
5 11 (12.79%) Analyst
5 11 (12.79%) Desktop Team Leader
5 11 (12.79%) Desktop Support Team Leader
6 7 (8.14%) PHP Developer
6 7 (8.14%) PHP Web Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Service Desk Analyst
6 7 (8.14%) Web Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Service Analyst
7 6 (6.98%) C# Developer
8 5 (5.81%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Applications Developer
10 3 (3.49%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (16.28%) HTML
2 12 (13.95%) jQuery
2 12 (13.95%) CSS
3 10 (11.63%) .NET
3 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET
4 8 (9.30%) XML
5 6 (6.98%) XSLT
5 6 (6.98%) WinForms
5 6 (6.98%) WCF
5 6 (6.98%) WPF
6 1 (1.16%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 19 (22.09%) Blackberry
2 12 (13.95%) Life Science
3 11 (12.79%) User Experience
4 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.16%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.16%) iPad
5 1 (1.16%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (23.26%) Windows
1 20 (23.26%) Windows 7
2 7 (8.14%) Windows XP
3 6 (6.98%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (45.35%) ITIL
2 37 (43.02%) Transition Management
3 32 (37.21%) Business Development
4 23 (26.74%) PRINCE2
5 19 (22.09%) ITSM
5 19 (22.09%) Service Management
6 17 (19.77%) Project Management
7 14 (16.28%) PRINCE
7 14 (16.28%) Workflow
8 11 (12.79%) Time Management
8 11 (12.79%) Service Delivery
9 8 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (9.30%) Web Application Development
10 6 (6.98%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.98%) UML
10 6 (6.98%) OO
10 6 (6.98%) Document Management
10 6 (6.98%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
11 4 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.77%) C#
2 14 (16.28%) JavaScript
3 12 (13.95%) PHP
4 8 (9.30%) VB.NET
5 6 (6.98%) T-SQL
6 5 (5.81%) C
6 5 (5.81%) SQL
7 1 (1.16%) Java
7 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) ISEB
2 14 (16.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 14 (16.28%) Degree
3 6 (6.98%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.33%) HND
5 1 (1.16%) CISA
5 1 (1.16%) CISM
5 1 (1.16%) MCDST
5 1 (1.16%) MCITP
5 1 (1.16%) CISSP
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
2 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (22.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (13.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.14%) LANDesk
3 6 (6.98%) Interwoven
3 6 (6.98%) Apple
3 6 (6.98%) Citrix
3 6 (6.98%) Cisco
4 4 (4.65%) Adobe
5 1 (1.16%) SAP
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits/Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + training, excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £0.00 - £1 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago